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My (Short) Conversation w/ Screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher On 'Precious' & 'Violet & Daisy'

  • By Sergio
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  • June 4, 2013 5:20 PM
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I had the opportunity yesterday to do an interview with Geoffrey Fletcher, the Academy Award winning screenwriter of Lee Daniels’ Precious (the first black writer ever to win the award), about his past work and his new film Violet and Daisy, which he wrote and directed and which opens this Friday.

Geoffrey Fletcher’s 'Violet & Daisy' Gets 1st Official Poster + Release Date

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 9, 2013 12:24 PM
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This poster reflects the film’s retro style and color palette as well as the juxtaposition of innocence and adulthood that takes place all throughout the film. It evokes the feeling from an era that was a significant influence on the film too. It has that late ’60s and ’70s feeling to it. Some of the influences in this film certainly come from that time.

Cinedigm Entertainment Acquires North American Rights To Geoffrey Fletcher’s 'Violet & Daisy' For 2013

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • November 12, 2012 5:00 PM
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Finally!

Poster For Geoffrey Fletcher's Directorial Debut 'Violet & Daisy' Surfaces + New Pic

  • By Courtney
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  • August 19, 2012 7:37 PM
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Oscar-winning Precious screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher's directorial debut, Violet & Daisy made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival last fall, but has yet to secure an official release date; although in an interview we did with Fletcher in April, he told us:

Geoffrey Fletcher Talks To S&A About "Precious," Life After Oscar, "Violet & Daisy" & Attica Prison Uprising Project

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • April 13, 2012 9:30 AM
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This afternoon, Friday, April 13th, at 2pm, Academy Award-winning screenwriter Geoffrey Fletcher, in a program presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences called "Discover the Academy," will be speaking to Columbia University students about his journey in adapting Sapphire's novel Push, from book to the screen.